Darkness fell early this evening, most of the West Coast has been under a severe weather warning, with high winds and spring tides all day. The winds are whistling around the cottage, thundering through the beech trees. From our windows we watch the heaving sea, the waves crashing onto the shore. The intrepid (that would be my other half) go down to capture the monumental tides on camera.

Stormy Weather

In summer the harbour is busy with small craft, today only the ¬†fishing boats remain. Waves breach the harbour wall, spilling out over the pavements and picnic benches. The light house almost disappeared in the spray; men wrestling with wayward pontoons,¬†wouldn’t want to be so close to the sea today….

Summer Harbour

Storm Surge in Dunure

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